Definición de kinase en inglés:

kinase

Saltos de línea: kin¦ase
Pronunciación: /ˈkʌɪneɪz
 
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sustantivo

[usually with modifier] Biochemistry
  • An enzyme that catalyses the transfer of a phosphate group from ATP to a specified molecule.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • In general, protein kinases are enzymes that phosphorylate proteins, which then become activated.
    • Protein kinases turn on other enzymes by a chemical reaction called phosphorylation that adds phosphate tags to proteins.
    • The consequence of these mutations is a cascade phosphorylation of certain serine/threonine protein kinases.

Origen

early 20th century: from Greek kinein 'to move' + -ase.

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